The Mental Health Training Series is part of the Mental Health Specialty Track of Allen Superior Court. Those working with the Family Court system (e.g., attorneys, CASA, GALs, DCS, probation, law enforcement, court staff) are encouraged to register. All youth workers in our community are also welcome. One CEU per hour of training will be available to participants upon request.
The training series, a collaboration between Great KIDS make Great COMMUNITIES and Allen Superior Court, Family Relations Division, is offered free of charge and is funded in part by The Lutheran Foundation. The series has expanded in 2016 to accommodate up to 100 participants and will include 8 training dates. Preregistration is required.
To receive email announcements when registration opens for the Mental Health Trainings contact Great KIDS.
DVDs of some 2016 Trainings are available in the Great KIDS lending library.
2017 Training Series:
Becoming a Trauma Informed Community
Presented by: Laura Swanson
August 31, 2017
ACPL Theater (Lower Level 2)
Light breakfast and registration opening at 9:15am
This documentary film tells the story of Lincoln High School as the principal, Jim Sporleder, and staff transform Lincoln into a “trauma-informed” school. Great KIDS has purchased the rights to show the film. Please contact Great KIDS if you would like to schedule a showing in your school, organization, or agency.
The Mental Health Training Series is funded, in part, by a grant from: